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I guess one should add as well what might be the first computer with a redefinable character set: The Cogar 4 The 1971 Cogar 4 is not only a tight contender for the first desktop PC(*1), but as well did store the definition of its character set in RAM. All 128 possible characters could be defined as a 5x8 bitmap as describend on page 9 of the Systems Summary....


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On the Soviet home computers of the series BK (BK-0010, BK-0011, BK-0011M, which were clones of LSI-11), the fonts could be loaded directly into memory, when using many operating systems, like ANDOS, MKDOS, AO-DOS. The OS shell had an option to save the current appearance for the next OS load. Below, an ANDOS file manager with a custom font enabled and a ...


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